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Sony PlayStation 3 update might give Sony backdoor access

02/01/2011, Sony’s latest update for the PlayStation might have brought some new features to the console, disabled existing jailbreaks, and increased the console’s security. But there have been reports that the update does more than that. Apparently the...

PlayStation 3 Slim now in Silver

02/01/2011, Nearly 5 years after the PlayStation 2 Slim was announced in Silver, Sony has announced that they will be releasing a silver version of the PlayStation 3 Slim. The silver PS3 Slim hasn’t been announced to be arriving out of Japan but here’s to...

PlayStation to save to the cloud

01/28/2011, Sony has just informed their developers that the PlayStation 3 will have a new feature – the ability to save games on the cloud. If you’re unfamiliar with the cloud, think of online services like Gmail or Hotmail – they store your emails on...

Sony obtains restraining order against Geohot

01/28/2011, Hacker Geohot has been a pretty pain in the rear for Sony after releasing a jailbreak solution for the PS3 console, but in the ensuing months after that, Sony finally managed to obtain a temporary restraining order against said Playstation hacker. A...

Sony PS3 3.56 software update coming your way

01/26/2011, Sony’s official PlayStation blog has just let the cat out of the bag, that the PS3 will be getting what they call a “minor” update, bumping up the software version number to 3.56. Of course, all eyes are on Sony as they prepare to host a...

Sony hack court case postponed with jurisdiction questioned

01/17/2011, Sony’s legal eagles must be pretty upset to know that their claim against hacker Georgen “geohot” Hotz will be postponed, as this delay of a trial was due to questions of where the case should physically be held. At the moment, the case...

$40 PlayStation 3 taken down from Target’s website

01/17/2011, Looks like some lucky folks might be getting themselves a PlayStation 3 for the ridiculous price of $39.99. Needless to say, the internet caught wind of this promotion and thousands of orders must have been made. About 8 hours later, the posting was...

Is the PSP2 as powerful as the PS3?

01/13/2011, According to a report online, Sony has been telling game developers that the upcoming PlayStation Portable 2 is as powerful as the PlayStation 3. It is uncertain if the new handheld console will be that powerful, but it definitely shows Sony’s steps...

PS3 hacker Geohot threatened with restraining order by Sony

01/12/2011, Sony’s not a company to ignore legal action when it’s needed and after the recent exploits of Geohot and fail0verflow regarding the PS3, Sony has ordered a restraining order to get the root keys and exploits taken offline. The legal action apparently...

Geohot jailbreaks PS3 with firmware 3.55

01/09/2011, Geohot once again terrorizes Sony employees with his latest exploit, jailbreaking the PS3′s latest firmware 3.55 – should be a walk in the park for the man who has made jailbreaking iPhones easy peasy. Apart from cracking the latest PS3...

Custom PS3 firmwares on the way

01/05/2011, When it rains it pours. After the fail0verflow team managed to get past Sony’s PS3 encryption, KaKaRoTo has released a set of tools that allow users to create their own, custom bit of PS3 firmware. The good news is that it doesn’t matter what firmware...

Hacker Geohot claims to have root keys to PS3

01/03/2011, You might remember a few days ago the folks at fail0verflow claimed that they managed to come up with a permanent PS3 jailbreak, thanks to some dodgy security measures. The team promised to release some PS3 development tools for hackers out there, but the...